The Spiritual Principles of the 12-Steps

Notice I didn’t say religious principles, I said Spiritual Principles. The Spiritual Prinicples highlight our awareness of fairness, the Golden Rule, the foundational truths of who we are, and they are all embedded in the original 12 Steps of AA. What a wise and...

STEPPING UP TO STEP 7

The Spiritual Principles of the 12 Steps of AA explains why Humility is the Spiritual virtue of Step 7. Step 7. Humility: Not proud or haughty; not arrogant or assertive; a clear and concise understanding of what we are, followed by a sincere desire to become what we...

Step 12 – Calls us to Give to Others

And since today is National Give Something Away Day, how will You chose to serve today? Step 12.  Having had a spiritual awakening as a result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to others, and to practice these principles in all our affairs. Are you...

Free to be me -Thanks to 12-Step Programs

We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness. We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it. We will comprehend the word serenity and we will know peace. No matter how far down the scale we have gone, we will see how our experience can benefit...

How Are You Doing Today?

Rushing ahead of yourself? Projecting too far into the future? Visualizing scenes of despair? My prayer is we can pull together and enjoy today. Just for Today. Today is all we’re promised. If we have cause to grieve, let’s grieve together. If we have...